Here are the top Modern Day Christmas Classic Movies to watch that are quite humorous with a sentimental touch. These very entertaining films are a great edition to add to your movie collection or simply for your viewing pleasure during the holidays.
The Griswolds are at it again in this Christmas movie that was released in 1989. The earlier Lampoon Vacation Movies were funny, but this one is a real charmer. The movie stars Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quiad. Accident prone Dad (Chevy Chase) is in the Christmas mood and wants to plan the perfect Christmas celebration when unemployed relative (Randy Quaid) arrives with his family to throw a wrench in the celebration. The film is filled with lots of outrageous humor and slapstick.
Bad Santa stars Billy Bob Thornton and was released in 2003. This comedy finds con man Willie T. Stokes (Billy Bob Thornton) working as a department store Santa during the Christmas holiday season with his diminutive side kick, Marcus, working as Santa's elf. Every year they pull this holiday scam and rob the department stores. But this year things go a bit differently when he befriends a bullied kid and the suspicious store manager learns about the con man's plans to rob the store.
This Disney creation was released in 1994 and stars Tim Allen in the title role. Oddball story about a dad who mistakenly puts on the Santa Clause suit and is forced under a really weird contract to take the role of the Santa Clause.
The Movie was released in 1992 and stars Michael Caine and the whole Muppet crew. The Muppet's lend their acting talents to the Charles Dickens Classic. Michael Caine is Scrooge and Kermit is Bob Crachit. Miss Piggy is Crachit's wife. Although the story is a bit somber, there is lots of Muppet humor to make it fun and a delight to watch.
This very charming movie was released in 1983. A Christmas Story stars Peter Billingsly. A young boy who dreams of receiving the best Christmas present ever.
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